3 A prosecutor did not mince words when he described a convicted kidnapper and rapist. 3 COLD BITE: 34:51 this defendant is a violent, he is sadistic, the terror arise his victim, he tortured them mentally and emotionally. I mean his threat to the public is undeniable. The man he was speaking of .. 47 year old Elmer Boe-man ..has just been sentenced for what he did to a Daytona Beach woman in 2011. According to prosecutors, the woman was a prostitute .. and Boe-man tied her up inside his home, beat and tortured her ... she managed to escape after hours of abuse. The state not only asked for life in prison .. but also chemical castration. Channel 4's Vic Micolucci was in the Putnam County courtroom and is joining us LIVE with what the judge decided ... Vic? 3 3 00-0809-14 21-29 29-38 40-51 1'19-1'27 Christina Opsahl / ASST. STATE ATTORNEY1'30- 1'3402:19 the emotional trauma and physical and emotional torture that she went through, Judge, is heinous, atrocious, and cruel.Prosecutors went into detail describing the terrible things they say Elmer Bowman did to his 25-year-old victim, a woman we're not naming. She escaped 17 hours later ...after the her attacker fell asleep.02:02 when he was making her watch herself on television as she was being burnt with cigarettes, hit with a belt and a pipe. Telling her to pick out what tools she wants them to use on her next and then making her carry around the bag of these torture devices that he used on her in this period of time.Bowman spoke in his defense...04:13 I was introduced to a very powerful stimulant. And it drug me into a world of drugs, sex and self-indulgence.He said the woman made up the story of torture and rape because she wanted drugs... and he meant no harm.5:24 if I am responsible for the contusions on Miss Then I am truly sorry for it.But it wasn't my intention.Chemical castration, where injections would take away the man's sex drive, was an option...the state wanted it if Bowman was ever to be released...but because he has no chance of getting out...the judge said the laws didn't call for it. Still he had no sympathy for the bearded convict...09:51 the acts the defendant perpetrated on Miss Were committed on her with the express purpose of terrorizing her and causing an extreme amount of pain all for his own personal pleasure.The state attorney was satisfied...35:35 we wanted a life sentence, we want him to stay there.VIC LIVE TAG: I asked a urologist...Doctor Ali Kasraeian ...to explain a little more about what chemical castration is... he says even though it wasn't used in this case...it does happen in Florida... 3 3 00-05 151841WITH A CHEMICAL CASTRATION YOU DO HAVE TO CONTINUE THE INJECTIONS PROBABLY IN BETWEEN EVERY 3-6 MONTHS 151846DEPENDING ON THE MEDICATION, DEPO-PROVERA OR THE MDICATOIN THAT IS USED, 151852TYPICALLY FOR CHEMICAL CASTRATION HAS A 3 MONTH SHOT 151856SO YOU HAVE TO MAKE SURE THAT IS CONTINUED, BECAUSE IF YOU STOP IT, THE EFFECTS WEAR OFF.151901 3 Vic .. was the victim in the courtroom today? VIC ANSWER: No, she wasn't. She was here last week and testified against Bowman, but sources close to the investigation tell us it was in her best interest to check into rehab this week so that she can get her life on track.